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Code: PCC/20/819 Safeguarding Adults (Section 42): Making Safeguarding Enquiries (Virtual Online) (EVENT FULL)

Safeguarding Adults (Section 42): Making Safeguarding Enquiries delivered by ST Thomas Training

Delegates must attend parts 1,2,3 & 4 to complete the course

A four part course to enable staff to engage effectively with service users and/or their advocates to prevent or minimise the risk of neglect or abuse and where required, to make enquiries into allegations of abuse, in line with the Care Act 2014.

Who should attend?
Health and social care professionals and managers who conduct or are involved in safeguarding adults enquiries. Staff attending must already have a thorough understanding of Safeguarding Adults.

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 04 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
3 10 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
4 11 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/173 Handling of People Refresher (theory and practice) (EVENT FULL)

Who Should Complete it?

Experienced care staff working for PCC or the private sector wanting a refresher course in the moving and handling of people

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Paulsgrove Housing Office (Discovery Training Room) Map

Code: PCC/20/810 MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 1 / A - Awareness (Virtual Online) (EVENT FULL)

MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 1 / A - Awareness delivered by St Thomas Training

Delegates must attend part 1 & 2 to complete the course

Course Outline
A one-day training session is split over into part 1 on the 8th March 2021 & 2 part on the 12th March 2021 will give participants an overall understanding of how the Mental Capacity Act applies to their day-to-day work settings

Who should attend?
Social workers, care managers, independent support assistants and occupational therapists and care staff working in provider services (residential and day care) within Adult Social Care. This is specifically aimed at people who need to gain a thorough grounding in what the Act is all about. Part 2 / Part B of the MCA programme goes into more depth.

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 12 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/20/814 MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 2/B - Putting into Practice (Virtual Online)

MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 2/B - Putting into Practice delivered by St Thomas Training.


Delegates must attend part 1 & 2 to complete the course.


The course is split into part 1 on the 12th March (PM)  2021 and part 2 on the  19th March (AM) 2021. The training will enable participants to build on their understanding of the Act and how they can make sure it is properly implemented in the work settings for which they are responsible.


Who should attend?


Social workers, care managers, independent support assistants and occupational therapists. All participants will be expected to have a thorough grasp of the Mental Capacity Act before attending this session (ideally by attending a “Part 1” session)


This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 March 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 19 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/20/952 Manager Essentials Virtual

This is an informal 1 hour event on Microsoft Teams primarily to help new managers build their know-how and confidence in the challenges of management.

Attendees bring a question or an issue of concern which will be discussed by the peers in the group with the leader facilitating.

If you don't have a question or issue to bring, you are still welcome to attend to participate in the conversation.

 

Join the event here

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 March 2021 10:00 - 11:00 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/174 Handling of People Refresher (theory and practice) (EVENT FULL)

Who Should Complete it?

Experienced care staff working for PCC or the private sector wanting a refresher course in the moving and handling of people

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Paulsgrove Housing Office (Discovery Training Room) Map

Code: PCC/20/816 MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 3 DoLs /Awareness of LPS new legislation (Virtual Online) (EVENT FULL)

MCA for Practitioner and Provider Services Part 3 DoLs /Awareness of LPS new legislation delivered by St Thomas Training



The  training session to give participants an overall understanding of how the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (“DoLS”) apply to their day-to-day work settings.

NB: participants need to understand that a House of Lords report, followed by a Supreme Court judgement, both of which were published in March 2014, have fundamentally altered what DoLS are all about. Therefore this session is relevant even if you have previously attended DoLS training.


To give participants an understanding of how the new Liberty Protection Safeguards will apply to their work settings, and to examine what changes they need to make in order to manage the transition from DoLS to LPS. NB: At the time of writing this outline the Code of Practice, and various regulations, are still to be finalised with the implementation of LPS now delayed until April 2022.

Who should attend?

Social workers, care managers, independent support assistants and occupational therapists. It is essential for all participants to have a good understanding of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 prior to attending part 3.

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date. Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 23 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/134 Team Leading Essentials

As the late Steve Jobs said, 'Great things in business are never done by one person, they are done by a team of people'. With increasing challenges and change in local government, this four hour virtual workshop on Microsoft Teams is for anyone who leads a team of people and will examine some big ideas and essential skills.

Following the workshop, attendees will be directed to the extensive library of reading and digital study materials on this subject available on Knowledge Hub.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 March 2021 10:00 - 14:00 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/147 Project Manager Seminar

This is a 2-hour monthly seminar for any PCC, GBC or CCG project manager, primarily for those relatively new to project management.

It is facilitated on Microsoft Teams on a drop-in / drop-out basis, so attendees can participate for all or part of the 2 hours allocated, depending on their other commitments.

The seminars will be an opportunity for participants to ask questions, share stories relating to their practice and get coaching from the facilitator and the other participants.

At this event programme manager, Dave Blythe from Regeneration has kindly volunteered his time to deliver a talk on a problem he encountered on a project he was managing.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 March 2021 14:00 - 16:00 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: PCC/20/1340 Working with Children with Disabilities Virtual

This course is designed to raise awareness of and to begin to develop strategies for safeguarding children with disabilities

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 March 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map